What's Next: Sep. 25, 2006

Afghanistan Force Seeking boots on the ground NATO commanders have asked for 2,500 more troops to fight the Taliban before the harsh winter hinders their efforts. Allied Defense Ministers are expected to reply at a meeting next week.

Border Closing Congress okays 700-mile fence The House approved plans to build fencing along part of the U.S.-Mexico border, the first in a series of security bills lawmakers hope to pass before breaking for the midterm-election season.

Ney to Plead Guilty Congressman faces prison G.O.P. Representative Bob Ney, accused of taking bribes and lying to Congress, is expected to be the first lawmaker...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!